Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Milton, DE
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 11
With all due respect, I see that you are new and lost.
Go to on line for used books and get a copy of:
"The Sailor's Sketchbook" by Bruce Bingham.
There you will find out how to single hand raise and lower your mast.
With respect to Outboard hp, 8-10 is nuts!!!
4 ideal, 6 plenty, for that boat.